Roddy White Tweets Out Adrian Peterson Joke, Quickly Deletes It

Roddy White really should have known better.

With the NFL in the midst of yet another scandal — Adrian Peterson’s indictment on child abuse charges — White sent out a tweet Friday mentioning how Peterson’s deactivation for this Sunday’s game will put a hurting on his fantasy team.

Roddy White tweet

Bad idea.

White’s tweet was met with a overwhelmingly negative response, prompting the Atlanta Falcons receiver to delete it and post an apology less than an hour later.

This has been your weekly installment of “Athletes Saying Dumb Stuff on Twitter.”

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